What Happened on April 8, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "White Horse Inn" opens in London
  • Dmitri Shostakovitch's ballet "The Arrow" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • John Gavin, actor ( Imitation of Life, Psycho), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Axel Karlfeldt, poet, dies